When we bought this house I thought I couldn't wait to get rid of the knotty pine kitchen.  Well, now I kind of fell in love with it and wish I had a knotty pine ceiling to match!

A knotty pine kitchen - respectfully retained and revived

When we bought this house I thought I couldn't wait to get rid of the knotty pine kitchen. Well, now I kind of fell in love with it and wish I had a knotty pine ceiling to match!

How to whitewash knotty pine walls...Wonder if this would work for the bedroom...

How to whitewash knotty pine walls...Wonder if this would work for the bedroom...

I first sanded the cabinets to remove some of the gloss and to scuff them up a bit so the primer would adhere better. I then used the same process as the beadboard, one coat primer and three coats paint. Since we were going for a bright white kitchen, I opted for the same paint color for the walls, trim and cabinets. I used Snow Fall by Behr. I am a big fan of the Eggshell finish for walls. However, for the trim and cabinets, I went with the Satin finish which I feel is a bit easier to wipe…

Kitchen Renovation: Updating Knotty Pine Cabinets

I first sanded the cabinets to remove some of the gloss and to scuff them up a bit so the primer would adhere better. I then used the same process as the beadboard, one coat primer and three coats paint. Since we were going for a bright white kitchen, I opted for the same paint color for the walls, trim and cabinets. I used Snow Fall by Behr. I am a big fan of the Eggshell finish for walls. However, for the trim and cabinets, I went with the Satin finish which I feel is a bit easier to wipe…

House by Holly: To Paint Knotty Pine or Not Paint Knotty Pine? That is the Question.

House by Holly: To Paint Knotty Pine or Not Paint Knotty Pine? That is the Question.

restored-knotty-pine-cabinets Inspiration for strapping hardwear Simular to relclaimed from camp

A knotty pine kitchen - respectfully retained and revived

restored-knotty-pine-cabinets Inspiration for strapping hardwear Simular to relclaimed from camp

How to whitewash knotty pine walls: sand first, then 6 parts paint to 4 parts water. Follow with acrylic sealer

How to whitewash knotty pine walls: sand first, then 6 parts paint to 4 parts water. Follow with acrylic sealer

A clear tutorial and helpful tips on how to give wood a bright, beautiful whitewash... at www.maisondepax.com

How to Whitewash Wood

A clear tutorial and helpful tips on how to give wood a bright, beautiful whitewash... at www.maisondepax.com

Designer Tips for Matching Knotty Pine Paint Colors....We love our knotty pine but not sure what to do with it.  :)

Designer Tips for Combining Paint Colors With Knotty Pine

Designer Tips for Matching Knotty Pine Paint Colors....We love our knotty pine but not sure what to do with it. :)

wood paneling white trim. Use of color.

wood paneling white trim. Use of color.

Whitewashing emphasizes the unsophisticated allure of knotty pine......one day,,,,,,,

How to Whitewash Knotty Pine

Whitewashing emphasizes the unsophisticated allure of knotty pine......one day,,,,,,,

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